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  1. US downs Syrian warplane while defending SDF

    Russia's Ministry of Defense has responded by shutting down the de-confliction hotline and warning that all US aircraft would now be considered hostile…
  2. Iranian Media Reports Missile Strike in Syria

    Iranian press outlets report that the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has fired missiles from Iranian territory at the Syrian governorate of Deir ez-Zor in response to the recent Islamic State terror attacks in…
  3. Taliban suicide team assaults provincial police headquarters

    The Taliban suicide team used tactics that have been perfected by multiple jihadist groups on numerous battlefields over the past decade and a…
  4. Islamic State facilitator moved recruits through Turkey, US says

    The US Treasury Department and United Nations designated Islamic State operative Fared Saal as a terrorist yesterday. Saal, a German-Algerian, first joined the jihad in Syria several years ago. Along with his comrade Denis Cuspert, he appeared in a July 2014 video showing dozens of corpses at the Shaer Gas field in Homs,…